Month: August 2017

Month: August 2017

Tea Company Partners With Prevention Magazine to Make Wellness Drinkable
August 28, 2017 Knowledge Elizabeth Dobos

Photo courtesy of Organic India partnered with the and magazine to create a wellness teas collection that bridges the gap between dietary supplements and good-tasting tea. Kyle Garner, photo courtesy of Organic India Boulder, Colo.-based Organic India supports the Rodale Institute because of its work with regenerative agriculture. The two organizations have partnered for the

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Global Tea Championship’s Notable Features
August 28, 2017 Data Elizabeth Dobos

The Global Tea Championship’s Spring Hot Tea Competition will take place September 16-17, 2017 in Boulder, Colorado. Here are some notable aspects of this year’s competition. Any company from around the world that sells tea commercially is eligible to enter the competition. This is the first year the competition will take place at the Informa

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5 Ways College Students Fill Their Teacups as They Go Back to Campus
August 22, 2017 Knowledge Elizabeth Dobos

As young adults return to colleges and universities across the country, tea is on the menu and teahouses among places to frequent for the atmosphere and the opportunity to connect with other students. Tea’s broad array of flavors and formats, combined with the calm wakefulness it provides is the perfect beverage to attract students interested

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Meet Rob McCaleb, Global Tea Championship Judge
August 18, 2017 Knowledge Elizabeth Dobos

Rob McCaleb is educated in cellular biology and botany and has applied his extensive knowledge as an ethnobotanist to the tea industry in the areas of product development and marketing. He founded and presides over the Herb Research Foundation and of Natural Healthcare Inc., and wrote The Encyclopedia of Popular Herbs. While he was Celestial

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A New Mandate for Sri Lanka’s Tea Industry
August 15, 2017 Industry News Dan Bolton

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Plantations Minister Navin Dissanayake Leaders of the global tea community attending the Colombo International Tea Convention last week heard a reasoned and pragmatic assessment of the way forward by Sri Lanka Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. The occasion was the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of a tea industry that

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Ito En Recognized as Best Industry Innovation Leader
August 7, 2017 Industry News Elizabeth Dobos

Rona Tison ITO EN Research and Development won the World Tea Award for Best Industry Innovation Leader at the World Tea Expo in June. Rona Tison, senior vice president of corporate relations at Ito En, North America goes into detail about Ito En’s innovation practices in this Q&A.   It’s said Ito En may have

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